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Walt Whitman Walking Tour of Fort Greene Park

Saturday, August 12, 2017

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.

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Every second Saturday of the month from May through August, the Fort Greene Park Conservancy, in collaboration with the Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership, present a free walking tour of Fort Greene Park. Take a walk and learn more about history of Fort Greene Park from its Revolutionary War roots to becoming an official park with the urging of local resident Walt Whitman.

This tour is 90 minutes long and begins at the Visitor Center.

Free, registration is required. Please register on eventbrite.

Special thank you to tour collaborators American Opera Projects and The Walt Whitman Project.

This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in Partnership with the City Council.

Location

Fort Greene Park Visitor Center in Fort Greene Park Accessible
Brooklyn
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Fort Greene Park, Fort Greene Park Conservancy

Contact Email

hsong@fortgreenepark.org

Categories

History, Tours

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